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Allen D. DeSena, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Neurology

Phone: 513-636-4222

Email: allen.desena@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Clinical

Multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, neuromyelitis optica, autoimmune encephalitis, anti-NMDA receptor antibody encephalitis, opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome, antibody-mediated central nervous system disorders.

Research

Clinical research focusing on therapeutics of the following: multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, neuromyelitis optica, autoimmune encephalitis, anti-NMDA receptor antibody encephalitis, opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome, antibody-mediated central nervous system disorders.

Education and Training

MD: Loyola-Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, 2006.

Residency: General Pediatrics, Tulane-Ochsner General Pediatrics Residency, New Orleans, LA, 2006-2009.

Residency: Child Neurology Residency, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 2009-2012.

Fellowship: Pediatric and Adult Neuroimmunology Fellowship, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 2012-2014.

Certification: General Pediatrics, 2009; Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology, 2012.

Publications

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